Ontario Law Firm Blog

Is an Independent Medical Examination Required by Ontario Insurers?

If injured in an accident in Ontario, you may be eligible to claim accident benefits to help cover your medical bills and other related expenses. The amount of available accident benefits coverage to you will depend on the severity of your injuries. To… Read More

Who is Liable for Damages Caused by a Stolen Vehicle?

If you are involved in an accident with a stolen vehicle, you may be confused about who will cover your damages, especially if the thief flees the scene and cannot be located or identified. The owner of the vehicle is often an innocent party and generally… Read More

Senior Associate Joanna Sweet Writes Article for The Litigator on Navigating the Auto Insurance Coverage Maze

Greg Monforton & Partners’ Senior Associate Joanna Sweet wrote an article for The Litigator, a publication of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association (OTLA), providing guidance for plaintiff lawyers on obtaining compensation when a client is faced with… Read More

What is Considered Reasonable and Necessary Treatment in an Insurance Claim?

If you have been seriously injured in an accident, your insurer is supposed to pay for any reasonable and necessary medical treatment not covered by Ontario’s health care plan or group insurance plan, up to the policy limits. But what is deemed reasonable… Read More

Can I Pursue a Claim for a Crash on Private Property?

Car accidents can leave drivers unsure of how to pursue a claim related to their injuries or property damage. When a crash occurs on private property, establishing who may be liable for damages can be even more challenging. Certain rules that apply on… Read More

How Can a Delay in Treatment After an Accident Impact My Case?

If you have suffered an injury in an accident, seeking medical care is one of the most important things you can do. It may be tempting to delay treatment if you think your injuries are minor but doing so could hurt not only your health, but also your ability… Read More

Greg Monforton & Partners Donates to Be a Santa for a Senior Program

During this time of year, many seniors in the Windsor-Essex area feel especially lonely or are isolated. The pandemic has made things worse. Fortunately, the Be a Santa to a Senior program, run by Home Instead, helps collect and deliver gifts donated… Read More

What Are My Options If My Leased Car Was in an Accident?

Leasing a car may be a good option if you are not quite ready to buy. It allows you to drive a brand new car for a fixed period with lower monthly and down payment costs. There are many situations that make leasing a car advantageous, but there are also… Read More

Motorist Killed and Another Hospitalized After Highway 401 Crash

One person is dead and another hospitalized after a serious crash on Monday morning in the small community of Tilbury, just southwest of Chatham-Kent. According to BlackburnNews.com, Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) were called to the accident scene where… Read More

What Does Solicitor-Client Privilege Mean for Injury Victims?

When a personal injury victim meets with a lawyer for the first time during a free initial consultation, everything that is said remains confidential. This confidentiality is necessary to help ensure that clients are comfortable providing candid information… Read More